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Old 03-07-2012, 10:19 AM   #1
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i have a raised ceiling, 8' around the walls and 8'8" in the center of a room (the ceiling is textured and white) is it proper to paint the vertical area the same as the walls?


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There's no right or wrong. It's a matter of taste and what look you want. I've seen it both ways. That said, you better have a good cut brush and be worthy of it to pull it off, because it will look horrible if not.


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A picture would help here. My advice is not to look fore rules where there aren't any. Paint it the way you envision it. If you don't like the result, re-do it.
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